The Bluffs’ Restaurant
The Bluffs’ Restaurant is now open for business Tuesday thru Saturday, 3 pm until 9 pm. The restaurant is operated by the Kinchen family, known for the original Caboose Restaurants in
Wing It Sports Grill
New owners, Pete and Maria Peterson, will be re-opening Wing It Sports Grill on Monday, November 23. Hours are 11 am until 9 pm, 7 days a week. They will, of course, be closed on Thanksgiving Day, but will re-open on Friday following at their regular hours. Wing It is located in
Live Music at The Mag
Every Friday night The Magnolia Café features live music on the porch. This Friday, November 20 – United We Jam; November 27 – Delta Drifters.
The Blue Room
The grand opening of The Blue Room will be this Friday, November 20. Located in the
Thanksgiving Day Schedule
The OxBow Restaurant will be open for Thanksgiving Day and is accepting reservations for seating from 11:30 am until 2:00 pm. They will be serving their regular menu.
Attractions closed on Thanksgiving Day include: Audubon State Historic Site, The Cottage Plantation, Greenwood Plantation, The Myrtles Plantation, and Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site.
Christmas Symphony Concert
Only the location has changed – this year the St. Francisville Symphony Association Christmas Concert will be held at Hemingbough on December 4 at 7:00pm with Dessert Reception to follow. The brilliance of the Baton Rouge Symphony Brass and Percussion with Timothy Muffitt, Music Director, and David Toms, Conductor, is sure to bring out your holiday spirit with popular selections we all know and love! Come and relive the joyous memories of holidays past and create a cherished new tradition. Tickets are available at the Bank of St. Francisville or at BRSO, 225-383-0500.
A Colonial Christmas
Experience A Colonial Christmas at
Christmas in the Country
This annual hometown celebration is set for the weekend of Friday, December 4 through Sunday, December 6. The First Baptist Church Children’s Choir will sing on the front porch of Town Hall beginning at 5:30 pm, followed by the West Feliciana Middle School Choir singing on the front lawn at 6 pm. They will make sure that Mayor Billy D’Aquilla doesn’t light the Town Christmas Tree too early! After the lighting of the tree, there will be fireworks before the Mayor invites all to an open house and reception inside Town Hall where a certain man in a red suit will be there to hear some Christmas wishes. The
Christmas in the Country will hold a holiday baking contest this year on Saturday, December 5. Entries must be delivered to the tent in
Homegrown & Hip
That’s the theme for this year’s Christmas in the Country which continues on Saturday, December 5. Beginning with a Prayer Breakfast at the Methodist Church Fellowship Hall at 7:30 am, the day continues with Breakfast with St. Nick at Grace Episcopal’s Jackson Hall with three seatings – at 8 am, 9:30 am and 11 am. The Women’s Service League urges you to make reservations by calling 202-5403. Tickets are $6 each. Throughout the day there will be choirs and music throughout the downtown area, and for a complete schedule, check out www.stfrancisvillefestivals.com.
The Women’s Service League presents this fabulous children’s parade that begins at 2 pm on Saturday, December 5, and travels along Ferdinand and Commerce Streets. This year’s theme – Homegrown & Hip – pays tribute to our local Farmers Market, its wonderful farmers and dedicated organizers. Following the parade at 6 pm will be a Community Sing Along at the
Candlelight Tour at Oakley
As an added feature of A Colonial Christmas on Saturday, December 5 at Audubon State Historic Site, candlelight tours of Oakley House will be given from 6 pm until 8 pm. During the tour, traditional holiday snacks such as roasted chestnuts, fig puddings and wassail will be served. There is a $2 adult admission fee with children 12 and under and senior citizens (62 and older) admitted free.
Christmas Tour of Homes
This tour of contemporary homes in West Feliciana Parish will be held on Sunday, December 6 from noon until 5 pm. Tickets are $15 and will be on sale at the
Ashleigh at The Carriage House Restaurant says they are now accepting reservations for your holiday party, whether it is a family gathering, an office party or a social club celebration. Leave the details to them and relax and enjoy the fun with your guests. She can be reached at 635-6278.